ACCESSING - Adequate Cervical cancer Capacity building Education and Screening by new Scientific Instruments in Ghana

Basic data
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
Ghana
Partner institution: 
Catholic Hospital Battor
City: 
Battor
Address: 
Catholic Hospital North Tongu
Local contact: 
Dr. Kofi Effah
Implementing organisation
Name of institution: 
Charite-Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Department: 
Gynäkologie
Address: 
Hindenburgdamm 30
City: 
12200 Berlin
Country: 
Deutschland
Local contact: 
PD Dr. Andreas M. Kaufmann | Fr. Amrei Krings
Phone: 
+49-30-8445-2756
Type of project
Aim of the project: 
Feasibility study testing vaginal self-sampling and low-tech HPV testing
conducted since: 
09/2013
planned period: 
2 Jahre
Type: 
Medicine (clinical)
Medicine (scientific)
Epidemiology
Community
Politics
Keywords: 
HPV screening, self-sampling, HIV infected, CHPS system
Supporting organisations
International organisations: 
GIZ, ESTHER, Berlin/Eschborn, Germany
Organisations in the project country: 
Catholic Hospital Battor, CHAG
Staff
Number total staff: 
7
Number medical staff (Doctors only): 
1
Number non-medical staff: 
6
Research projects
Title project: 
ACCESSING
Timeframe: 
ongoing
duration: 
2013 - 2014
Conference presentation: 
Kofi Effah (2014), ACCESSING pilot trial, IPVC, Seattle, USA
Training
Possibility before specialisation (German Facharzt, Registrar): 
Yes
Possibility elective: 
No
Possibility scientific career (PhD, Post-Doc, German Doctor`s degree): 
Yes